14 days in Azores Itinerary

14 days in Azores Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Houston
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  15 h 45 min
1
Furnas, Sao Miguel
— 3 nights
+5
Bus + Foot + Bus + Foot + Fly + Bus:  6 h 15 min
2
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Mosteiros, Sao Miguel
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Houston

3
nights
Furnas, Sao Miguel

Furnas ©
Explore hidden gems such as Lagoa das Furnas and Lagoa do Congro. Visiting Salto do Prego and Espirito Azul will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Furnas: Ribeira Grande (Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre & Praia de Santa Barbara) and Farol Ponta do Arnel (in Nordeste).

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Furnas driving holiday planner.

Houston, USA to Furnas is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Traveling from Houston to Furnas, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Houston in September, things will get little chillier in Furnas: highs are around 76°F and lows about 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Angra do Heroismo.

Things to do in Furnas

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Ribeira Grande, Vila Franca do Campo, Povoacao, Farol Ponta do Arnel
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Salto do Prego ©
Salto do Prego
Lagoa das Furnas ©
Lagoa das Furnas
Espirito Azul ©
Espirito Azul

4
nights
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira

Angra do Heroismo ©
Angra do Heroísmo, generally known as Angra, is a municipality and city on the island of Terceira in the Portuguese autonomous region of the Azores. Get a sense of the local culture at Duke of Terceira Garden and Miradouro da Serra de Santa Barbara. Explore hidden gems such as Gruta do Natal and Palacio dos Capitaes Generais. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Trilha de Misterios Negros, ponder the world of politics at Camara Municipal de Angra do Heroismo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Rua da Se, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Da Misericordia.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Angra do Heroismo day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Furnas to Angra do Heroismo takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mosteiros.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Terceira, Praia da Vitoria, Ponta dos Biscoitos, Centro de Interpretacao da Serra de Santa Barbara, Baias da Agualva
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Duke of Terceira Garden ©
Duke of Terceira Garden
Trilha de Misterios Negros ©
Trilha de Misterios Negros
Gruta do Natal ©
Gruta do Natal

4
nights
Mosteiros, Sao Miguel

Mosteiros ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Jardim Antonio Borges and Lagoa Azul, Sao Miguel Acores. Escape the urban bustle at Piscinas Naturais and Caldeira das Sete Cidades. Explore Mosteiros' surroundings by going to Ponta Delgada (Pinhal da Paz, Ananas Santo Antonio, &more) and Rocha da Relva (in Relva).

Take the guesswork out of planning a Mosteiros vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Angra do Heroismo to Mosteiros with the Route module. September in Mosteiros sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mosteiros

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Rocha da Relva, Boca do Inferno Viewpoint
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Jardim Antonio Borges ©
Jardim Antonio Borges
Lagoa do Canario ©
Lagoa do Canario

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